If anyone is curious about the musical references in Social Skills, here they are! Arranged by chapter below (with some snippets) and in a playlist here.

The Social Skills Playlist


From Chapter One:

Rimsky-Korsakav’s Scheherazade (also referenced in Chapter Three– first violin solo starts at around 48 seconds)

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From Chapter Three:

Dvorak’s Humoresque


From Chapter Eight:

Borodin’s Polovtsian Dances


From Chapter Ten:

Tchaikovsky Concerto D Major- Andante

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and Allegro Moderato


From Chapter Fourteen:

So in Love from Kiss me Kate


From Chapter Fifteen:

Sammartini’s Symphony in C major


From Chapter Seventeen:

Summer Nights

Dancing Queen


From Chapter Eighteen:

Ravel’s Bolero


From Chapter Nineteen:

So In Love Reprise


From Chapter Twenty-two:

Brahms’ Hungarian Dance No.1 in G minor

Barber’s Adagio